29 Mar '17, 10pm

Allen & Gledhill launches fintech practice - The Straits Times

Law firm Allen & Gledhill and its associate firm, Rahmat Lim & Partners, have launched their financial technology practices for Singapore and Malaysia respectively. The aim is to help clients deal with issues related to fintech, as the authorities here step up efforts to regulate the sector. The co-heads for the Singapore fintech practice are Allen & Gledhill's Mr Adrian Ang and Mr Alexander Yap. The Malaysia practice's co-heads are Mr Wan Kai Chee and Mr Raymond Yong of Rahmat Lim. The launch of the new practices is timely, given the growing number of new fintech entrants, technology service providers and banks putting resources into this field, industry watchers say. At the same time, the authorities, including the Monetary Authority of Singapore, are creating a regulatory environment that supports innovation and risk-taking. For example, a major component of MAS' regula...

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